Fagus sylvatica ‘Purpurea’ – (Purple European Beech)

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Description

Forms a tall dense pyramidal tree with lower branches sweeping to the ground. New spring coppery red leaves have a silky sheen. Summer leaves are deep purple, almost black. Cinnamon brown autumn leaves which persist through winter and are shed prior to the new leaves emerging.

Type
Deciduous
10 Year Size
10m (H) x 5m (W)
Growth Rate
Moderate
Habit
Dense pyramidal to oval
Flower/Fruit
Insignificant flowers, nuts within a prickly husk
Foliage
Deep purple in summer leaves turning cinnamon brown autumn leaves
Comments
Shallow in the root system. Great for parks.

Additional information

Growth Rate

Moderate

Mature Height

Large (>10m)

Use For

Pleaching, Street

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